The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 207 212 220
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 8 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.16% 0.082% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.48% 0.30% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 8
Average salary £62,500 £76,250 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.03% +65.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £75,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £96,750 £59,515
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +15.47%
Mainframe
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1650 1315 1703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 32.93% 26.85% 31.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1352 1015 1435
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Surrey region.

Mainframe Salary Trend in Surrey

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in Surrey

Mainframe
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead - 4 £41,250 -
Mainframe
South East

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing Mainframe also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Mainframe.

1 13 (86.67%) IBM
2 12 (80.00%) HP
3 9 (60.00%) Asset Management
3 9 (60.00%) BMC
3 9 (60.00%) SAP
3 9 (60.00%) Oracle
3 9 (60.00%) ITIL
4 4 (26.67%) Thin Client
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
4 4 (26.67%) UNIX
4 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
4 4 (26.67%) Fat Client
5 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
5 3 (20.00%) Firewall
5 3 (20.00%) Windows
5 3 (20.00%) .NET
5 3 (20.00%) LAN
5 3 (20.00%) WAN
6 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (13.33%) Change Management
6 2 (13.33%) CA
6 2 (13.33%) SAS
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
6 2 (13.33%) CSS
6 2 (13.33%) XML
6 2 (13.33%) XSLT
6 2 (13.33%) C#

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing Mainframe also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Mainframe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) SAS
2 1 (6.67%) FileNet
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
1 3 (20.00%) LAN
1 3 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Software Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Principal Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Management Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Data Centre Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Graduate
3 2 (13.33%) IT Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) IT Graduate
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Applications Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (13.33%) CSS
2 2 (13.33%) XML
2 2 (13.33%) XSLT
2 2 (13.33%) HTML
2 2 (13.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (13.33%) jQuery
2 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (13.33%) JSON
2 2 (13.33%) WCF
2 2 (13.33%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Thin Client
1 4 (26.67%) Fat Client
2 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (13.33%) AS400
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) UNIX
2 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Asset Management
1 9 (60.00%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) ITSM
4 2 (13.33%) MVC
4 2 (13.33%) Service Management
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
4 2 (13.33%) OpenUP
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) IT Governance
5 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (6.67%) Content Management
5 1 (6.67%) Process Management
5 1 (6.67%) Workflow
5 1 (6.67%) EAI
5 1 (6.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C#
1 2 (13.33%) COBOL
1 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
1 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
1 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (6.67%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) IBM
2 12 (80.00%) HP
3 9 (60.00%) BMC
3 9 (60.00%) SAP
3 9 (60.00%) Oracle
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) CA
5 2 (13.33%) PlateSpin